Sparse showing for gays and lesbians at Grammys (3261)

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Sparse showing for gays and lesbians at Grammys

Outside of Nathan Lane's participation in the soundtrack album for The Producers (Best Musical Show Album) or that elaborate Billie Holiday boxed set (Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia
which was voted Best Historical Album), gay and lesbian artists were hard to spot among the winners of the 44th annual Grammy Awards. This year's big winners include newcomer Alicia Keys, veteran rockers U2, and the O Brother, Where Art Thou? soundtrack.

Here is a complete list of the winners of the 44th annual Grammy Awards:

Record of the Year: "Walk On," U2

Rap Album: Stankonia, OutKast

Song of the Year: "Fallin','' Alicia Keys

Album of the Year: O Brother, Where Art Thou? soundtrack, Various

Rock Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal: "Elevation,'' U2

New Artist: Alicia Keys

Country Collaboration With Vocals: "I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow,'' Dan
Tyminski, Harley Allen, and Pat Enright (The Soggy Bottom Boys), from the O
Brother, Where Art Thou?

Female Pop Vocal Performance: "I'm Like a Bird,'' Nelly Furtado

R&B Album: Songs in A Minor, Alicia Keys

Rock Song: "Drops of Jupiter,'' Charlie Colin, Rob Hotchkiss, Pat Monahan,
Jimmy Stafford, and Scott Underwood (Train)

Pop Collaboration With Vocals: "Lady Marmalade,'' Christina Aguilera, Lil'
Kim, Mya, and Pink

Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal: "Stuck in a Moment You Can't
Get Out Of,'' U2

Rock Album: All That You Can't Leave Behind, U2

Male Pop Vocal Performance: "Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight,'' James Taylor

Pop Instrumental Performance: "Reptile,'' Eric Clapton

Dance Recording: "All for You,'' Janet Jackson

Pop Instrumental Album: No Substitutions--Live in Osaka, Larry
Carlton and Steve Lukather

Pop Vocal Album: Lovers Rock, Sade

Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Songs I Heard, Harry Connick Jr.

Female Rock Vocal Performance: "Get Right With God,'' Lucinda Williams

Male Rock Vocal Performance: "Dig In,'' Lenny Kravitz

Hard Rock Vocal: "Crawling,'' Linkin Park

Metal Performance: "Schism,'' Tool

Rock Instrumental Performance: "Dirty Mind,'' Jeff Beck

Alternative Music Album: Parachutes, Coldplay

Female R&B Vocal Performance: "Fallin','' Alicia Keys

Male R&B Vocal Performance: "U Remind Me,'' Usher

R&B Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal: "Survivor,'' Destiny's Child

R&B Song: "Fallin','' Alicia Keys (Alicia Keys)

Traditional R&B Album: At Last, Gladys Knight

Rap Solo Performance: "Get Ur Freak On,'' Missy "Misdemeanor'' Elliott

Rap Performance by a Duo or Group: "Ms. Jackson,'' OutKast

Rap/Sung Collaboration: "Let Me Blow Ya Mind,'' Eve Featuring Gwen Stefani

Female Country Vocal Performance: "Shine,'' Dolly Parton

Male Country Vocal Performance: "O Death,'' Ralph Stanley, from the O
Brother, Where Art Thou?

Country Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal: "The Lucky One,'' Alison
Krauss and Union Station

Country Instrumental Performance: "Foggy Mountain Breakdown,'' Earl Scruggs,
Glen Duncan, Randy Scruggs, Steve Martin, Vince Gill, Marty Stuart, Gary
Scruggs, Albert Lee, Paul Shaffer, Jerry Douglas, and Leon Russell

Country Song: "The Lucky One,'' Robert Lee Castleman (Alison Krauss and
Union Station)

Country Album: Timeless--Hank Williams Tribute, Various Artists

Bluegrass Album: "New Favorite,'' Alison Krauss and Union Station

Contemporary Jazz Album: M2, Marcus Miller

Jazz Vocal Album: The Calling, Dianne Reeves

Jazz Instrumental Solo: "Chan's Song,'' Michael Brecker

Jazz Instrumental Album: This Is What I Do, Sonny Rollins

Large Jazz Ensemble Album: Homage to Count Basie, Bob Mintzer Big

Latin Jazz Album: Nocturne, Charlie Haden

Rock Gospel Album: Solo, DC Talk

Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album: CeCe Winans, CeCe Winans

Southern, Country or Bluegrass Album: Bill & Gloria Gaither Present a
Billy Graham Music Homecoming,
Bill and Gloria Gaither and the Homecoming

Traditional Soul Gospel Album: Spirit of the Century, the Blind Boys
of Alabama

Contemporary Soul Gospel Album: The Experience, Yolanda Adams

Gospel Choir or Chorus Album: Love Is Live! LFT Church Choir,
Hezekiah Walker, choir director

Latin Pop Album: La Musica de Baldemar Huerta, Freddy Fender

Latin Rock/Alternative Album: Embrace the Chaos, Ozomatli

Traditional Tropical Latin Album: Dejame Entrar, Carlos Vives

Salsa Album: Encore, Robert Blades

Merengue Album: Yo Por Ti, Olga Tanon

Mexican/Mexican-American Album: En Vivo...El Hombre y Su Musica,
Ramon Ayala y Sus Bravos del Norte

Tejano Album: Nadie Como Tu, Solido

Traditional Blues Album: Do You Get the Blues? Jimmie Vaughan

Contemporary Blues Album: Nothing Personal, Delbert McClinton

Traditional Folk Album: Down From the Mountain, Various Artists

Contemporary Folk Album: Love and Theft, Bob Dylan

Native American Music Album: Bless the People--Harmonized Peyote Songs,
Verdell Primeaux and Johnny Mike

Reggae Album: Halfway Tree, Damian Marley

World Music Album: Full Circle/Carnegie Hall 2000, Ravi Shankar

Polka Album: Gone Polka, Jimmy Sturr

Musical Album for Children: Elmo and the Orchestra, Sesame Street

Spoken Word Album for Children: Mama Don't Allow, Tom Chapin

Spoken Word Album: Q: The Autobiography of Quincy Jones, Quincy Jones

Spoken Comedy Album: Napalm and Silly Putty, George Carlin

Musical Show Album: The Producers, Original Broadway Cast With Nathan
Lane and Matthew Broderick; lyricist and composer Mel Brooks

Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual
Media: O Brother, Where Art Thou? Various Artists

Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual
Media: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, composer Tan Dun

Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual Media: "Boss
of Me,'' (They Might Be Giants from Malcolm in the Middle),
songwriters They Might Be Giants

Instrumental Composition: "Cast Away (End Credits),'' Alan Silvestri (Alan

Instrumental Arrangement: Claude Debussy "Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum" From
Children's Corner,
Bela Fleck and Edgar Meyer (Bela Fleck with Joshua
Bell and Gary Hoffmann)

Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s): "Drops of Jupiter,'' Paul
Buckmaster (Train)

Recording Package: Amnesiac (Special Limited Edition) (Radiohead)

Boxed Recording Package: Brain in a Box--The Science Fiction Collection, Various Artists

Album Notes: (tie) Richard Pryor...And It's Deep Too! The Complete
Warner Bros. Recordings (1968-1992),
Richard Pryor; Arhoolie Records
40th Anniversary Collection: 1960-2000 The Journey of Chris Strachwitz,

Various Artists

Historical Album: Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia
(Billie Holiday)

Engineered Album, Nonclassical: The Look of Love (Diana Krall)

Producer of the Year, Nonclassical: T Bone Burnett

Remixed of the Year, Nonclassical: Deep Dish, "Thank You (Deep Dish Vocal
Remix)'' (Dido)

Engineered Album, Classical: "Bernstein (Arr. Brohn & Corigliano): West
Side Story
Suite (Lonely Town; Make Our Garden Grow, Etc.)" (Joshua

Producer of the Year, Classical: Manfred Eicher

Classical Album: Berlioz: Les Troyens, James Mallinson, producer

Orchestral Performance: "Boulez Conducts Varese (Ameriques; Arcana; Deserts;
Ionisation),'' Pierre Boulez (Chicago Sym. Orch.)

Opera Recording: Berlioz: Les Troyens, Sir Colin Davis; Michelle De
Young, Ben Heppner, Petra Lang, Peter Mattei, Stephen Milling, Sara Mingardo,
Kenneth Tarver; James Mallinson, producer (Various Artists; London Sym.

Choral Performance Award: "Bach: St. Matthew Passion,'' Nikolaus Harnoncourt
(Arnold Schoenberg Chamber Orch. and Wiener Sangerknaben; Concentus Musicus

Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance: "Strauss Wind Concertos (Horn Concerto;
Oboe Concerto, etc.),'' Dale Clevenger, horn; Larry Combs, clarinet; Alex
Klein, oboe; David McGill, bassoon; Daniel Barenboim, piano/conductor
(Chicago Sym. Orch.)

Instrumental Soloist Performance (Without Orchestra): "Britten Cello Suites
(1-3),'' Truls Mork, cello

Chamber Music Performance: "Haydn: The Complete String Quartets,'' The
Angeles String Quartet

Small Ensemble Performance (With or Without Conductor): "After Mozart
(Raskatov, Silvestrov, Schnittke, Etc.),'' Kremerata Baltica; Gidon Kremer,

Classical Vocal Performance: "Dreams & Fables--Gluck Italian Arias (Tremo
Fra' Dubbi Miei; Di Questa Cetra in Seno, etc.

Classical Contemporary Composition: "Rouse: Concert de Gaudi for Guitar and
Orch.,'' Christopher Rouse, composer

Classical Crossover Album: Perpetual Motion (Scarlatti, Bach, Debussy,
Chopin, etc.), Bela Fleck, banjo (Joshua Bell, violin; Evelyn Glennie,
marimba; Gary Hoffman, cello; Edgar Meyer, bass and piano; Chris Thile,
mandolin; John Williams, guitar)

Short Form Music Video: "Weapon of Choice,'' Fatboy Slim featuring Bootsy

Long Form Music Video: Recording the Producers--A Musical Romp With Mel
Mel Brooks (With Various Artists Including Nathan Lane and
Matthew Broderick)

New Age Album: A Day Without Rain, Enya


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